Lake District

  1. a mountainous region in NW England containing many lakes: tourist center.

  • Also called Lake Country.

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How to use Lake District in a sentence

  • We passed the "Lake District" to the left the next morning, where it always rains, we are told.

    The Automobilist Abroad | M. F. (Milburg Francisco) Mansfield
  • Lake District, places visited in, by Keats with Brown, 272-3 et sqq.

    Life of John Keats | Sidney Colvin

British Dictionary definitions for Lake District

Lake District

  1. a region of lakes and mountains in NW England, in Cumbria: includes England's largest lake (Windermere) and highest mountain (Scafell Pike); national park; literary associations (the Lake Poets); tourist region: Also called: Lakeland

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